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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
LocalityOff Miami.
Latitude25.724003
Longitude-80.022606
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number38876
Date Collected1953-11-18

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The UF Fish Collection, dating to 1917, contains 214,205 lots and 2,300,803 specimens. Included are representatives of 8,250 species from 400 families. The collection includes 93 primary types and approximately 1,600 lots of secondary types representing 563 species. Also in the collection are 5,825 specimens of disarticulated and articulated skeletons representing 875 species. Especially notable are historic collections of large and important marine fishes as well as rapidly growing collections of freshwater fishes from Southeast Asia. In 2006, the museum expanded its program to archive frozen tissue samples with a newly established UF Genetic Resources Collection. Tissues of fishes are stored in -20ºC freezers and number 4,150 samples of 900 species. All specimens and tissues are databased online and available for loan.

Contacts

Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameThunnus thynnus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyScombridae
GenusThunnus
Specific Epithetthynnus
Specimen
Catalog Number38876
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDEFD478B6-3475-4405-B396-A51853376AEE
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Field NumberZ38876
Date Collected1953-11-18
Year1953
Month11
Day18
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
Higher GeographyFlorida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityOff Miami.
Decimal Latitude25.7240030000
Decimal Longitude-80.0226060000
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
IDEFD478B6-3475-4405-B396-A51853376AEE
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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